Let’s work together to make Maine the most exciting place to start and grow your business.
The newest innovation hub on the East Coast
At the Roux Institute, we’re launching startups, driving talent development, and supercharging industry in Maine. When you join us, you will have unparalleled access to our global research community and expansive entrepreneurial ecosystem backed by our network of founders, investors, mentors, and partners.
Our programming—which includes accelerators, residencies, workshops, boot camps, and more—is designed to support you no matter your launch stage. We’re committed to inspiring entrepreneurial thinking across the state of Maine and providing the opportunities you need to grow, launch, and sustain your business.
Think Like an Entrepreneur
Education and experience designed for enterprising individuals
Fast-paced events where you’ll experience building a startup team and racing to develop a business, all with the support of experts, colleagues, and good food
Two-week, high intensity entrepreneurship programs that combine classroom learning and field study with local startups in a variety of tech sectors
Venture Creation and Acceleration
Supporting high-growth ventures and ideas that have the potential to fundamentally alter the way we live and work
Supporting early-stage founders
Future of Healthcare Founder Residency
Supporting health tech founders at the earliest stages
Support and Community
Exclusive talent, mentor, and investor networks that power our programs
Helping our founders unlock their full potential
Access to our high-growth entrepreneurs and start-ups
The Roux Institute is attracting new companies and talent to Maine, investing in the talent and companies that are already here, and fostering deep connections across all layers of the startup ecosystem. Learn more about the people behind our programs and the companies who are disrupting industries and changing the world.
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